Webdesign, Concept art, 3D Sculpting

Whether you’re looking to head-start a new and exciting career in the field of digital design, or simply looking to update your software skills, GAPAfrica offers a variety of specialised part-time digital design courses, tailor-made with the world traveller keeping in mind.

Professional creative course(s) like the latest Adobe Desktop Publishing Suite to cutting-edge HTML5/CSS3 & Responsive Design, our Certified Adobe & Apple Training Center offers state-of-the-art technologies alongside expert instruction and comprehensive course notes – packaged to deliver a competitive punch.
The duration on an average professional creative course are between 3 to 6 weeks.

Courses can also be tailor packaged or provide as a packaged corporate training session if that is what you are looking for. Group packaging is also optional for the variety of professional creative course(s) on offer.


Dreaming of becoming an actor is what most people do. Only few people have got the nerve of actually giving it a try. GAPAfrica offers the best film acting professional creative course available on an international level. Starting at level one up to level 4. Coached by awarded professionals with a lot of experience.
This professional creative course culminates in the performance of a scene for filming and a monologue for live performance. Students who complete the course are encouraged to move on to Level 2, where they will acquire further skills and prepare for work in front of the camera. Many of our part time course students have gone on to enroll in our dynamic and popular 2 Year Acting for Film Program.

Course will cover:

  • Improvisation as a vehicle for harnessing the power of the imagination
  • Being spontaneous and collaborating with fellow actors
  • Using the body as an instrument, including vocal and relaxation techniques
  • An introduction to script analysis. • Memorizing of lines and blocking
  • The basics of acting, including finding motivation and uncovering subtext.

YOGA Classes

Master the art of yoga. It is a great professional creative course to start with in any particular time in your life. Improve both your physical and mental well-being through the regular practice of yoga. Do want to learn how to meditate and become an actual Yoga teacher yourself. It will give you and others around peace for a lifetime. GAPAfrica has partnered with the best yoga school of Cape Town offering all the different yoga types; Bikram, Yo Bikram, Ashtanga, and Vinyasa flow yoga.

Music Courses

On your gap year abroad you should march to the rhythm of your own drum – even if that means learning how to play it! Cape Town and South Africa has a rich musical history that dates back to the mystical Khoisan tribes who once grazed their herds in the shadows of Table Mountain. Tap into this inimitable historical tapestry and make your mark by learning how to play a musical instrument while you’re here.

GAPAfrica offers a variety of professional creative course(s) in music, including:

  • Acoustic Guitar Lessons Cape Town
  • Electric Guitar Lessons Cape Town
  • Bass Guitar Lessons Cape Town
  • Drum Lessons Cape Town
  • Piano Lessons Cape Town
  • Singing/Vocal Lessons Cape Town
  • Sound Engineering Courses Cape Town

Is Photography your passion?

GAPAfrica has selected the best partner for photography in Cape Town. They are located in the centre of Cape Town. They offer both full-time and part-time photographic professional creative course(s). They have fifteen years of experience teaching part-time courses and in 2011 expanded their program includes a full-time course. They have a history of being a specialised photography school where lecturers are passionate and committed to their students.

The focus is to provide quality teaching and learning experiences for all our students. We aim to develop creative, thinking photographers.

The part-time courses include a wide variety of introductory and advanced photographic classes. Like the full-time course, classes are small for personalised training and emphasis is placed on individual participation and group interaction. Most of the part-time courses are between three and ten weeks long and are offered as either morning or evening sessions. We also offer short intensive courses, one-on-one personalised sessions and weekend workshops.

Art Classes

Lots of different professional creative course(s), like Oil/Acrylic Painting, Drawing for Adults, Art for teenagers and much more. There is also the possibility to join a workshop and focus on other skills, like how to paint buildings and perspectives etc.

Become a Writer

Dreaming of writing a novel or a short story? Looking to add more flair to your blog writing, copywriting or creative prose? Creative writing is a skill that takes practice and careful development, and many authors struggle to get published owing to their lack of technical story development understanding. This online short course will allow you to grow your creative writing competency supported by a community of fellow aspiring creative writers and guided by accomplished author.

Are you interested in other writing or online professional creative course(s)? Find out what other online courses we have to offer and contact us directly.

Contact Us

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104 Piazza Building (1st Floor),
32 Parliament Street, Cape Town 8000, South Africa